A well-trained and knowledgeable setup person
understands the importance--and dangers--associated with the job.
He relies on his team to take care of the details and employs two team loan officers--a setup person
and a dedicated processor.
My version is a two-year program where young and not so young people, new to machining, agree to study machining with a company to become a machine operator or setup person
A skilled setup person
is no longer needed for repeat setups.
Payne says that The Lauterbach Group employs a setup person
who has multiple roles, including plate mounting.
Most foundries design their nobake line without a pattern setup person
to prepare the molds for the molding area.
On each shift, a setup person
backed up the operator and planned and optimized jobs by turret load.
After the last downsizing, your receptionist is now the file setup person
The operator and the setup person
wanted the ability to measure the part at the machine in a way that would produce accurate consistent results.
Nothing gets a supervisor's heart racing like watching a novice setup person
accidentally lift a molding machine off the floor.
With the OmniTurn, you don't have to have a setup person
standing around playing with the equipment," Nicholson adds.
However, if the machining cycle time is significantly less than the time required to make the new setup, to avoid losing machining time while the setup is being made, the setup can be made beforehand by another setup person
on an extra pallet away from the machine.